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Japan, S. Korea talk over 'comfort women' issue

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 16:32
Japan and South Korea are meeting over the controversial issue of 'comfort women' during WWII. Paula Hancocks reports.
Categories: International News

Militants, Ukraine army 'face off '

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:52
With armored vehicles in its streets and troops reportedly in control of the airport, the city of Kramatorsk in eastern Ukraine was at the center of a tense standoff.
Categories: International News

Hundreds missing as S. Korean ferry sinks

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:49
Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it listed and slowly sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Does video signal al Qaeda plot?

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:15
Barbara Starr has the latest on a new video of an al Qaeda meeting and the questions it raises about U.S. intelligence.
Categories: International News

Pakistan Taliban: Ceasefire with government is over

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:37
The Pakistan Taliban said Wednesday they will not extend a cease-fire with the Pakistani government, six days after a weekslong pause in hostilities officially ended.
Categories: International News

Up to 200 girls kidnapped by terrorists

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:46
The Nigerian military searches for scores of girls abducted from their boarding school by Boko Haram Islamists.
Categories: International News

Brothers re-arrested for cannibalism

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:26
Two brothers previously jailed for cannibalism and then released, have been arrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at their home in a remote village in northwest Pakistan.
Categories: International News

Inside an ebola isolation ward

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:26
An outbreak of the Ebola virus has spread to Conakry, Guinea -- a city of more than 2 million. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
Categories: International News

Berlusconi to do community service

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:25
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to serve one year of community service at a nursing home for his conviction on tax fraud, a Milan court ruled on Tuesday.
Categories: International News

Pistorius trial enters new phase after blistering cross-examination

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:23
After five days of relentless cross-examination that left Oscar Pistorius quivering, sobbing and fumbling, the athlete's defense team now has a chance to discredit the prosecution by presenting its witnesses.
Categories: International News

48 die in Togo bus crash

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:21
Forty-eight people, including 15 Burkina Faso nationals and a Nigerian, died Tuesday after a bus crash in Togo, officials in the West African nation said. Fifteen others were severely injured.
Categories: International News

U.K. royals arrive in Australia

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:20
Prince William and family arrive in Australia. This is their latest stop on a three week tour of the region.
Categories: International News

5 dead in Calgary's 'worst mass murder'

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 07:18
Five University of Calgary students were stabbed to death Tuesday morning in what the city's police chief called "the worst mass murder in Calgary's history."
Categories: International News

Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez's health 'very fragile,' family says

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 06:15
The health of literary giant Gabriel Garcia Marquez is stable but "very fragile," his family said in a statement this week.
Categories: International News

MH370: Underwater vessel almost done with second dive

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 04:16
An underwater vessel searching for traces of the lost Malaysian jet is expected to complete its second dive Wednesday after the first attempt ended prematurely.
Categories: International News

Video shows 'large al Qaeda meet'

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 22:07
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.
Categories: International News

As many as 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram: Officials

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:15
As many as 200 girls were abducted from their boarding school in northeastern Nigeria by heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists who arrived in trucks, vans and buses, officials and witnesses said.
Categories: International News

Ukraine launches anti-terror operation

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:00
Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told the country's parliament Tuesday that an "anti-terrorist operation" is under way in part of Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region.
Categories: International News
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